All posts tagged: 2017

Top 10 annoying and hilarious things you’ll hear during Lao Thanksgiving

It’s that time of the year we get to have another excuse to mass eat and drink without shame in carb-heaven America. We came up with the top ten Lao’dest conversations we’ve heard over the dinner table. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Little Laos on the Prairie!   1) YOUR MOM’S TRIP TO LAOS THAT YOU STILL HAVEN’T PAID FOR.   “Have you seen how developed it is there, louk? They even have one real mall! Just like America!”   2) BRINGING YOUR UNCLE TO GET BLACK FRIDAY DEALS.  “Uncle Boun needs to know where you’re getting the deal for my next flatscreen!”   3) IT’S TURKEY LAAB, AGAIN. SHUT UP.  “Can’t we just have real roast turkey for once, mae?” “It’s not as good. Lao food wins, OK? Just eat the laab!”   4) JOIN YOUR AUNTIE’S MULTILEVEL MARKETING SCHEME. “Auntie just wants to help you become a millionaire, honey. If you get 5 of your friends to join the gold circle with us, we’ll all be rich and get to go to …

The Last President of the United States

“This is the last president of the UNITED States of America. Yellow signifies a warning about the next four years…an end of democracy. The question now is: who will be our next president of a united states?” -Chantala Kommanivanh The Last President of the United States, 2017 40″x40″ Acrylic, oil, and spray paint on canvas #obamafarewell More on Chantala at: